Skip to content Skip to footer

Love film? Guangzhou is for you.

As in almost every endeavor, China just leaps from strength to strength. But, one of those strengths that may not always be recognised outside of China is its huge film and entertainment industry. Those of us who have Netflix can explore some of that catalogue, but that’s just scratching the surface. Interested in finding out more?

Hengdian World Studios (Chinese: 横店影视城; pinyin: Héngdiàn Yǐngshìchéng) is a film studio located in Hengdian, a Chinese town in the city of Dongyang, Zhejiang Province. It is one of the largest film studios in the world. The movie studio is operated by the privately owned Hengdian Group founded by Xu Wenrong. Guangzhou has a rich history in Chinese cinema, being one of the birthplaces of the industry in the country. The city has been a hub for filmmaking since the early 20th century, playing a significant role in the development of Chinese cinema.

Guangzhou, itself, is a culturally diverse city, with influences from the regions of China as well as from international communities. This diversity is reflected in its film industry, with filmmakers exploring a wide range of themes, styles, and genres. If you’ve not watched Chinese cinema, you will be surprised.

So, if your appetite in China and your love of Chinese filmmaking need to be satiated, why not kill two birds with one stone and do both. First, click here to book activities at the studios.

Next, spend some time near the Guangzhou Twin Towers. Click here to discover so much to do.

The Chinese are not shy about what they can do. To see, take a Gulong Canyon Private Day Tour. Gulong Canyon is located about 70 km from Guangzhou, which is well-known for its Glass Bridge recently. This day tour will let you walk on the glass walkway to view the green canyon and waterfall. Click here. to book.

Stay at the fabulous Garden Hotel Guangzhou. LN Garden Hotel, Guangzhou is the first landmark 5-star luxury hotel, where it showcases a perfect blend of Cantonese heritage and contemporary sophistication. LN Garden Hotel offers a welcoming ambiance, memorable experiences and a classic culinary tour. LN Garden Hotel features 828 guest rooms & suites, 151 apartments, 9 multi-function rooms, 1 Grand Ballroom and 9 international dining venues. Food, Art, Nature; an authentic experience for your journey in Guangzhou. Click here.

Air Canada fly to all of China. Click here to find your best flight.

Leave a comment